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Amal Restaurant

$$ - $$$Seafood, Asian,
No. 135, Galle Road | Robolgoda, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
+94 34 3 942831
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (161 reviews)
“crab” (57 reviews)
“prawns” (77 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
No. 135, Galle Road | Robolgoda, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 751 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a wonderful lunch here! We got to choose our seafood and it was then freshly prepared for us on the grill! I also ordered the Nasi Goring which was delicious! Highly recommend going here for lunch!

Thank Nimet Y
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Live crab and lobster. Fresh prawns. Huge helpings. Served with a salad, rice, veggies and garlic butter. The lime Mint drink is good. The chili sauce is fantastic. Cost for four adults 100 usd for mains and drinks. Long wait to service. Local 3 men...More

Thank Aisha W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a regular restaurant. Nothing that great. No harm in trying it out. I had the para fish but don’t think it was fresh like the guy said

Thank eskimo96
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was not very sure what we were getting into, when we were told to try it. The Lobsters and Crab are live in tanks. The fish and prawns are well kept on ice. They offered a nice variety of cooking style. It was rather pricy...More

Thank Cowas B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We asked our local tuktuk driver for the best sea food restaurant in Bentota. When we arrived I thought we had come to a tourist trap. However, since the customer can see the fish on ice before ordering, the price and choice is easily available...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As we stayed at Amal villa for 10 days we had our meals in the restaurant. Since we did an Ayurvedic treatment for 6 days the meals were adapted. The meals were good and verry various . After the treatment we could eat normal again.The...More

Thank Sieta B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Relaxed ambience. Good service and selection of fresh seafood. Highly popular and needs reservation during peak tourist seasons. Cooking style for me is just ok not fantastic as I am used to a variety of fresh seafood cooking styles in other parts of Asia.

Thank Khay Eng C
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

A great n wide spread of sea food. Seatings on the sea is available too. Very friendly staff. Good sized n fresh fishes available. They give you lots of options for preparation. Overall a must visit for sea food if in be totally

1  Thank kiran m
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We went there two times during our stay in Bentota and two of our party of 8 also ate lunch there once. Fresh fish, lobsters and crabs in tanks that you could pick to be prepared for your meal. My husband and I ate prawns...More

Thank Beromapa
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The food was just perfect. The best fish and prawns iv eaten in a long time. Was served quickly and got good service. We ordered the fish and prawns. Was very good the bill came to around £30

Thank Mohammed D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 135, Galle Road | Robolgoda, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 34 3 942831
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